Texas Agenda Includes Limiting Elections, Multifamily Deals

Albanese, Elizabeth
November 2004
Bond Buyer;11/23/2004, Vol. 350 Issue 32016, p30
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Reports that Texas lawmakers will consider bills that would limit elections to two dates per year, allow a hospital district near Houston to issue general obligation bonds and require that more multifamily housing bond proceeds go to projects for low-income residents. Need for the Legislature to decide on how to reform the state's school financing system; Montgomery County Hospital District's authority to ask voters for approval to issue general obligations; Availability of educational vouchers to educationally disadvantaged students in the state's several largest school districts.


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